The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 114 95 86
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing SOAP 23 24 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.80% 1.03% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 3.40% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 21
Average daily rate
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£338 £330 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +14.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £264 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £443 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.03 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +23.65%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
723 705 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.20% 30.24% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 437 323
Average daily rate £330 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £32.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -12 15 £263 -20.45% 15
South Yorkshire -1 7 £338 -18.67% 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 33 (53.23%) Web Services
1 33 (53.23%) REST
2 24 (38.71%) .NET
3 22 (35.48%) XML
3 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (29.03%) System Integration Testing
5 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
6 16 (25.81%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (25.81%) Apex Code
7 15 (24.19%) CRM
8 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
8 14 (22.58%) SQL
8 14 (22.58%) Release Management
8 14 (22.58%) Integration Testing
9 13 (20.97%) C#
9 13 (20.97%) Oracle
10 12 (19.35%) HTML
11 11 (17.74%) Finance
11 11 (17.74%) SoapUI
12 10 (16.13%) WCF
12 10 (16.13%) Java
12 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
13 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
13 9 (14.52%) SDLC
14 8 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (12.90%) jQuery
14 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
14 8 (12.90%) SOA
14 8 (12.90%) Windows
14 8 (12.90%) MVC

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.23%) SAS
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.61%) Drupal
5 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) LDAP
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) HTTP
3 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.61%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) OLAP
4 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.23%) MOLAP
4 2 (3.23%) ROLAP
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) SoapUI
2 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.06%) Selenium
3 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.45%) JUnit
5 3 (4.84%) Maven
5 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) JProfiler
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.23%) Hudson
6 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
6 2 (3.23%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.23%) JMeter
7 1 (1.61%) NUnit
7 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Local Government
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Tester
4 6 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Technical Developer
5 5 (8.06%) CRM Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Support Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Web Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Data Analytics Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (53.23%) Web Services
1 33 (53.23%) REST
2 24 (38.71%) .NET
3 22 (35.48%) XML
4 12 (19.35%) HTML
5 10 (16.13%) WCF
6 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
7 8 (12.90%) jQuery
8 7 (11.29%) Middleware
9 6 (9.68%) WSDL
9 6 (9.68%) XSD
10 5 (8.06%) CSS
11 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.45%) Spring
11 4 (6.45%) Ajax
11 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
11 4 (6.45%) JSON
11 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.84%) SPML
12 3 (4.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) W3C
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
3 2 (3.23%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.23%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.23%) Ontologies
3 2 (3.23%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) UNIX
3 3 (4.84%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) System Integration Testing
3 15 (24.19%) CRM
4 14 (22.58%) Release Management
4 14 (22.58%) Integration Testing
5 9 (14.52%) SDLC
6 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 8 (12.90%) SOA
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
7 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.06%) Change Control
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL
9 4 (6.45%) UML
9 4 (6.45%) RAD
9 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.45%) Open Source
10 3 (4.84%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Project Management
10 3 (4.84%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) Apex Code
2 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 14 (22.58%) SQL
3 13 (20.97%) C#
4 10 (16.13%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.84%) XPath
6 3 (4.84%) BeanShell
7 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.23%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) ISEB
1 6 (9.68%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.23%) CISSP
3 2 (3.23%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (20.97%) Oracle
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) IBM
5 4 (6.45%) HP
6 3 (4.84%) Sun
6 3 (4.84%) Sybase
6 3 (4.84%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (4.84%) SAP
6 3 (4.84%) Novell
6 3 (4.84%) VMware
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco
7 2 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (1.61%) KANA
8 1 (1.61%) F5
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